ExpressRoute lets you extend your on-premises networks into the Microsoft cloud over a private connection facilitated by a connectivity provider. With ExpressRoute, you can establish connections to Microsoft cloud services, such as Microsoft Azure and Office 365.

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 11/5/2019, Video, 0:45:00
    Azure ExpressRoute offers enterprise-grade connectivity to Microsoft cloud services enabling scenarios requiring private connectivity for predictable bandwidth and latency. ...
  2. 11/5/2019, Video, 0:45:00
    Network is at the core as enterprises plan and design their cloud strategy. Azure offers multiple options for connecting on-premises sites, data centers, and users to the...
  3. 11/5/2019, Video, 0:45:00
    Now that Tailwind Traders has decided to take the journey into the cloud, they need to understand how their applications and services communicate with each other, the...


Learning Paths

AZ-104: Configure and manage virtual networks for Azure administrators
Published: 5/15/2020, Length: 11:02:00
Learn how to configure key Azure network capabilities and prepare for Exam AZ-104: Microsoft Azure Administrator.
Implement network security in Azure
Published: 7/1/2020, Length: 5:27:00
Learn how to configure, protect, and isolate your networks in Azure.
Azure Fundamentals part 2: Describe core Azure services
Published: 9/14/2020, Length: 3:12:00
This learning path provides you with an introduction to the basics of Azure's core services for compute, network, storage, and database.

Learning Modules

Explore Azure networking services
Published: 9/14/2020, Length: 0:38:00
Design a hybrid network architecture on Azure
Published: 1/14/2020, Length: 0:47:00

Azure ExpressRoute News

5/13/2022, MS Tech Community
Hello folks,   This week Amy Colyer (@wyrdgirl) and I team up again to bring you the news from Azure that the IT/Ops audience cares about. (Or not…  let me know in the comments).   We will cover...
Connectivity now requires additional configuration and reconfiguration of IP prefixes and route filters over time as the number of regions and on-premises locations grows. The introduction of...
4/28/2022, MS Tech Community
In this video, from the Azure VMware Solution digital event on March 23, 2022, learn from Sapna Jeswami, Technical Program Manager Microsoft and Prasad Gundham, Principal Program Manager...
3/30/2022, MS Tech Community
Assessing your environment There are many tools you may or not be familiar with, depending on your background to, assess which workloads are eligible to migrate to Azure VMware...
3/28/2022, MS Tech Community
Overview   While working with many customers who have implemented Azure Synapse Analytics and data management landing zone, we have seen customers face a few challenges while enabling seamless...
3/24/2022, MS Tech Community
Within the mining, oil and gas, utilities, and manufacturing industries you will find two distinct environments: Information Technology (IT) - this environment is the backbone of an organisation...
1/27/2022, MS Tech Community
Introduction   Often when migrating from on premises SQL Servers, the topic of linked server usage comes up because there are different levels of support in Azure. SQL Server running in a virtual...
1/26/2022, MS Tech Community
We continue to expand the Azure Marketplace ecosystem. For this volume, 137 new offers successfully met the onboarding criteria and went live. See details of the new offers below: Get...
11/29/2021, MS Tech Community
As you deploy your PostgreSQL Flexible Server in Azure as a part of enterprise cloud environment it becomes important to understand how this service fits into Azure networking paradigm. Many...